OKLAHOMA CITY — Stephan Edgar Cook, 42, pleaded guilty to six felony counts including embezzlement on Monday.
While operating his business, Cabanas Plus, Cook was contracted to install in-ground swimming pools for five separate homes.
Cook collected a series of payments from each customer and embezzled the money for personal use.
He was charged with five embezzlement charges and one charge of a pattern of criminal offenses, to which to pleaded guilty. Cook received a 25 year suspended sentence and is ordered to pay $269,000 in restitution.